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Getting to know the Human Rights Commission

how U.N. crusaders keep us free

by Jim Breetveld

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Published by Coward-McCann in New York .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • United Nations. Commission on Human Rights.,
  • Human rights -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementillustrated by Paul Frame
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesGetting to know books
    ContributionsFrame, Paul, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJZ5008.5 .B74 1961
    The Physical Object
    Pagination64 p. :
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24208124M
    OCLC/WorldCa1403915

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